In a recent interview with Playboy, Ewan McGregor admits to having struggled with a drinking problem early in his career.  "Originally I was a happy drunk," says the young Obi Wan, "But later I was miserable because it's a depressant." McGregor actually expresses surprise that no one in Hollywood ever confronted him about his problem: "None of my directors ever said, 'You know, I'd rather you didn't drink at work.' None of them. And they must have known. I was reeking of [alcohol]." Hollywood directors turning a blind eye to movie star alcoholism? Aww ... the spirit of old Hollywood *has* survived ...
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